1948: Creation & Catastrophe

The story of the establishment of Israel as seen through the eyes of the people who lived it. Rather than being a history lesson, this documentary is a primer for the present. It is simply not possible to make sense of what is happening in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict today without an understanding of 1948.

Through riveting and moving personal recollections of both Palestinians and Israelis, the film reveals the shocking events of the most pivotal year in the most controversial conflict in the world.